Temporary Parking Changes Downtown

Due to the Camp "Wanna-Be-Reading" event, the Downtown Library parking lot and drive up book return will be closed from 8 am Wednesday, June 29 through 10 am Thursday, June 30. Please use street and other public lots.

Patrons may return items via Curbside from 9 am to 6 pm. Please pull into the Curbside slot in the library alley and call 309-732-7323. 

Food for Thought, Rock Island Library Foundation

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Support your library with the return of this special fundraising event from the Rock Island Public Library Foundation. Please join the Rock Island Public Library at The Iconic event space off Arts Alley for a night of hors d'oeuvres accompanied by complimentary beer and a cash bar. Enjoy silent auction bidding and sparkling conversation. All proceeds support the Rock Island Library.

Admission is $45, payable to the Rock Island Public Library Foundation, a private 501c3 foundation dedicated to supporting special library needs. 

RSVP with payment in advance payable to Rock Island Public Library Foundation, PO Box 4723, Rock Island, IL 61204-4723. You may also pay at the door with cash, check, or credit card.

For more information, call the Foundation at 309-752-3014 or email riplfoundation@gmail.com